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McKean County, Pennsylvania

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Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in McKean County, Pennsylvania.

Official Website

The county was created in 1804 and organized in 1826. It was named in honor of former Pennsylvania Governor and Declaration of Independence signer Thomas McKean.

McKean County is home of "The Zippo Lighter" and boasts of being "The Black Cherry Capital of the World."

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Boroughs

  • Bradford
  • Eldred
  • Kane
  • Lewis Run
  • Mount Jewett
  • Port Allegany
  • Smethport (County Seat)

Other Townships & Communities: Annin, Burning Well, Ceres, Corydon, Coryville, Derrick City, Farmers Valley, Foster, Foster Brook, Gifford, Hamilton, Hamlin, Kanesholm, Keating, Lafayette, Liberty, Ludlow, Norwich, Otto, Rew, Sergeant and Wetmore



Allegheny National Forest (part)

Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

PA Route 6